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How Painful Is Laser Wart Removal
Depends: It would not be uncommon, but it may depend on the exact location, size and depth. ...Read more
No: Warts of viral infections. To destroy the wart, you must destroy/remove layers of your skin which contain the virus. However, it will try to regrow as you treat, so the key is to be persistent with your treatment, be it laser, liquid nitrogen, cantharin, or candida antigen application by your doctor (sometimes every other week), or self treatments with otc salicylic acids. ...Read more
Can laser hair removal on the face cause warts to come back? Or cause them in general? From the heat
What type laser is most effective/least painful for. 75 inch persistent plantars warts? Can you comment on the genenis plus vs. Lightpod neo?
I like: Pulse dye lasers for warts. I can't comment on the lasers you mention. ...Read more
I have HPV internal warts and will probably have to go to the hospital to do laser to remove them. How long will I stay in the hospital for?
Hpv transmission after laser surgery? Should I be worried? I'm a male and I had the warts removed, new partner and I don't want to hurt her. Thank
Use condoms: You can remove the obvious warts with laser/freeze them or burn them with various chemicals. They can also disappear on their own in time. However, this family of viruses is capable of reappearing anytime and can shed without obvious warts. Condoms can help prevent transmission but is not 100%.It is possible you will never shed virus or have recurrence, but this germ may be with you for life ...Read more
Warts on foot started out as a few, now theirs a bunch. I've had them froze, burned, used formaldehyde and tried to cut them out, can't afford laser?
Don't need LASER: Varieties of good inexpensive treatments are available, you don't need laser, in experienced hands methods you told are effective (don't know about use of formaldehyde). Other pars of body, 90% of them go away in couple of months not plantar type, are different type of hpv virus, try over the over the counter ointments just on warts first, if fails shop for less expensive provider. ...Read more
How do I find a good dr. Expert on using CO2 laser to remove large wart in my area? How do I check his credentials?
See a dermatologist: .Are your sure it is a wart? Why the fascination about CO2 laser? Why do you consider this the best treatment for a wart? I don't. ...Read more
Viral warts on face and neck, around that I hav. Itching. Acid didn't work. Should I go for laser.
Go for proper treatm: You tried self treatment already, now is the time to her eradicated from one of methods by your doctor. ...Read more
Single, small, white wart on top of tongue. Surgeon wants to knock me out to remove it. I really want something more simple. Options? Laser? Freezing?
Location: Of the wart (lesion) and the potential for discomfort and bleeding are factors surgeons consider carefully before recommending one form of anesthesia over another. Being "knocked out" may simply be a matter of receiving intravenous sedation so that applying local anesthesia and control of minor bleeding proceed smoothly and without anxiety for one's patient. It's ok to ask for clarification! ...Read more
What is the best permanent solution for genital warts. My friend got this from her husband. She took them off using laser but came back in same spot??
My female partner had genital warts, but got it removed by laser surgery. Is it okay to provide oral sex?
Male, 25, had trt for genital wart in the lower prt of penis (4-5 warts)by laser. Wil the disease reoccur aftr smetme...Wht medicatn shld I tak?
Maybe: This treatment will eradicate the warts treated but there may be subclinical residual warts that become noticeable in the next few weeks or months. Treatment with topical agents such as condylox, or veregen (sinecatechins) is avaiable for any new lesions. Use a condom to minimize reinfe tion and to protect your partner. Your partner needs to checked. By gyn also. ...Read more